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Dung House on North West Side of Lower Yard at Middle Blagdon Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Blatchcombe, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4378 / 50°26'16"N

Longitude: -3.6106 / 3°36'38"W

OS Eastings: 285722

OS Northings: 61012

OS Grid: SX857610

Mapcode National: GBR QR.CVD4

Mapcode Global: FRA 37BW.TF4

Entry Name: Dung House on North West Side of Lower Yard at Middle Blagdon Farmhouse

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Last Amended: 25 October 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195090

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383761

Location: Torbay, TQ3

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Blatchcombe

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Collaton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text



(North East side)
Dung-house on north-west side of lower yard at Middle Blagdon Farmhouse
(Formerly Listed as:
Cattle sheds and biers to NE of Blagdon House)


Dung-house. c1870s with later C20 alterations. Local stone
rubble, turnerised slate roof, hipped at ends; timber
ventilator. Roofed on a SW/NE axis and completing the lower
yard at of farmbuildings at Middle Blagdon Farm. Single-storey
building with a large louvred ventilator on the ridge. On the
yard side, the dunghouse has 2 enlarged openings. Although
more altered than the other buildings of the yard, the
dunghouse is an important item in the group for historical and
functional reasons.

Listing NGR: SX8573361016

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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